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Tag: birds

Six on Saturday

Six-on-Saturday – Demolition

“Flying it” is a compliment given to a cyclist who is clearly very fit. Another phrase used is “going well”. Sounds understated, but equally complimentary. Both phrases are never used to describe oneself.


18th November 2020. Mid-afternoon blackbird,Sing, yet listen,Feeding more than one. I have been very influenced by Catherine Arcolio who writes beautifully at Leaf and Twig. Please

This Week in the Garden

Monday, 1st June, shortly after 7am: I am shocked to witness the sheer brazenness of our resident blackbird, as she munched through the very first

Tuesday’s Three Things

I took a short stroll around the dying garden yesterday before breakfast. This is something I like to do regularly and I bring a small